There once was a time in college basketball when freshmen weren’t even allowed to play, let alone compete for All-American honors and national championships.
Ever since the formation of the one-and-done rule, which requires players to play a year of basketball between high school and the NBA, we see almost the exact opposite.
Kentucky could start the year as No. 1 in the polls, thanks to the hype surrounding its first year players. Kansas will be a Top Five squad because of its new faces, and even Coach K at Duke will be relying on a freshman.
Read on to see which 10 freshmen will have the best 2013-14 seasons.